Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Electronics
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 54 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Electronics 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.60% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the General category 4.55% 2.41% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Devon median daily rate £300 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
South West median daily rate £393 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.75 £36.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.25 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% +21.74%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 66 83 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.28% 17.93% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 46
Devon median daily rate £400 £338 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -5.26% -14.36%
10th Percentile £146 £147 £180
90th Percentile £538 £516 £791
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £21.22 £15.31 £20.73
90th Percentile £41.80 £40.55 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £32.75 £34.50 £41.65
% change year-on-year -5.07% -17.17% +26.21%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Devon

Electronics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Electronics in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronics in Devon

Electronics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronics in Devon

Electronics
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 - - 2
Electronics
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware